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Forum: General Discussion 12-06-2017, 10:37 AM
Replies: 75
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Posted By barnflatwyngarde
I have said before that I am sometimes surprised...

I have said before that I am sometimes surprised at the level of invictive comments doled out by some people on the threads.

As an old hippy, I find this type of behaviour disappointing, however I...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 12-02-2017, 09:54 AM
Replies: 5
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Posted By barnflatwyngarde
Thanks Michael. I tend to agree with you in that...

Thanks Michael.

I tend to agree with you in that I am sure there would be a large uptake of such a service, I think it would also add immeasurably to the debates here on the message boards.

I...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 11-28-2017, 10:07 AM
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Posted By barnflatwyngarde
Fair point Harry, but the whole JTR case is mired...

Fair point Harry, but the whole JTR case is mired in conflicting testimonies, dubious witnesses etc.

In many ways the JTR case is much like any major multiple/serial murder case in that by accepting...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 11-27-2017, 09:01 AM
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Posted By barnflatwyngarde
Chava, Like you, I regard Blotchy as...

Chava,
Like you, I regard Blotchy as the prime suspect in Mary Kelly's murder, and probably the other canonical victims.

I posted a query on these boards asking "How Drunk Was Mary?"...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 11-24-2017, 09:45 AM
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Posted By barnflatwyngarde
Damnit Janet! This sounds great, I hope you get...

Damnit Janet!

This sounds great, I hope you get a lovely crisp day for it.
As I'm stuck up here in Snowy Glasgow, I'll have to pass.

This may sound like a daft question, but is there such a thing...
Forum: Pub Talk 11-20-2017, 09:28 AM
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Views: 991
Posted By barnflatwyngarde
I couldn't agree more. First there was Manson,...

I couldn't agree more.

First there was Manson, then Altamont, and the 60's just died on the vine.

Strange times indeed.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 11-17-2017, 08:22 AM
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Posted By barnflatwyngarde
tobin cant be Bible John, because the majority of...

tobin cant be Bible John, because the majority of his victims were found in a different location than the bible john series! ; )

It seems that Bible John was probably a man called John...
Forum: Other Mysteries 11-01-2017, 03:48 AM
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Posted By barnflatwyngarde
A very good and concise summation of some of the...

A very good and concise summation of some of the major problems, JM.

It seemed to me that the more the authors main points re Dillon's guilt were scrutinised, the weaker they became.

Roll on the...
Forum: Other Mysteries 10-31-2017, 11:27 AM
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Posted By barnflatwyngarde
Thanks JM. I look forward to reading your...

Thanks JM.

I look forward to reading your review.
As I said in my post, I wasn't doing a review, I was just giving a thumbnail sketch.

I will leave reviewing the experts.

Cheers
Forum: Other Mysteries 10-31-2017, 10:38 AM
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Posted By barnflatwyngarde
A while ago I said that I would post a quick...

A while ago I said that I would post a quick review of “Black Dahlia, Red Rose” by Piu Eatwell when I had finished it.

Well, I’ve now finished it, so, here we go.

I will resist the temptation to...
Forum: Other Mysteries 10-24-2017, 02:30 PM
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Posted By barnflatwyngarde
Yeah Jon, that's pretty much right. The United...

Yeah Jon, that's pretty much right.
The United States House of Representatives Select Committee on Assassinations (HSCA) sat in 1976 and concluded that JFK was "probably" asassinated as a result of a...
Forum: Other Mysteries 10-24-2017, 01:13 PM
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Posted By barnflatwyngarde
Abby, apparently Russo in his later years worked...

Abby, apparently Russo in his later years worked as a cab driver, so he was probably your man.
Forum: Other Mysteries 10-24-2017, 07:29 AM
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Posted By barnflatwyngarde
Hi Abby, I found a still from the JFK...

Hi Abby,
I found a still from the JFK movie showing Perry Russo as the "angry man at the bar".

Is this your cab...
Forum: Other Mysteries 10-23-2017, 10:29 AM
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Posted By barnflatwyngarde
My understanding is that the O'Keefe character...

My understanding is that the O'Keefe character was a composite of 4 actual people.
David Logan, William Morris, Perry Russo and Raymond Broshears.

It was Perry Russo who had the cameo at the bar.
Forum: Pub Talk 10-20-2017, 07:23 AM
Replies: 10
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Posted By barnflatwyngarde
Interesting stuff Abby. I'm reminded of the...

Interesting stuff Abby.

I'm reminded of the story of scientists who build a super computer to answer the question "Is there a God?"

They switch machine on, and after a while they get the answer...
Forum: Shades of Whitechapel 10-18-2017, 08:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 992
Posted By barnflatwyngarde
Hi Abby, He is clearly a very cruel...

Hi Abby,
He is clearly a very cruel and evil individual, but I confess that I cannot agree with the idea that the state, and politicians have the right to take life.

Even the life of...
Forum: Other 10-15-2017, 04:13 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 7,305
Posted By barnflatwyngarde
Christopher, Yeah the movie is...

Christopher,
Yeah the movie is good, but it does have the feel of being slightly undercooked.
Forum: Other 10-14-2017, 05:31 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 7,305
Posted By barnflatwyngarde
Yeah, I watched it a few nights ago. I quite...

Yeah, I watched it a few nights ago.

I quite enjoyed it.

Bill Nighy does his usual, but excellent, world weary schtick, and the supporting cast is excellent.

It is beautifully lit and...
Forum: Other Mysteries 10-11-2017, 02:37 PM
Replies: 570
Views: 152,603
Posted By barnflatwyngarde
Herlock, I'm sure that there is...

Herlock,
I'm sure that there is a mathematical formula that proves the rule that the odds of you finding a specific book that you want in a second hand book shop are either excellent...
Forum: Other Mysteries 10-11-2017, 09:18 AM
Replies: 570
Views: 152,603
Posted By barnflatwyngarde
Herlock, You should be able to get it...

Herlock,
You should be able to get it from your local library.
They probably won't have it in stock, but if you ask them to order it via Inter Library Loan, they should be able to order...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 10-10-2017, 10:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 573
Posted By barnflatwyngarde
Fair point!

Fair point!
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 10-10-2017, 09:15 AM
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Views: 573
Posted By barnflatwyngarde
A Valiant Attempt to Discover the Truth!

Folks,
While dipping into the Hammersmith Nude Murders I was led onto a smashing site which details Freedom of Information requests made by authors, researchers and members of the...
Forum: Pub Talk 10-03-2017, 10:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 663
Posted By barnflatwyngarde
Tom Petty

3 Wilbury's down.
Only 2 left.

Strange times!
Forum: General Discussion 10-03-2017, 08:52 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,034
Posted By barnflatwyngarde
The Abberline Diaries

Folks,
I am listening to the latest, excellent, Rippercast, and Paul Begg refers in passing to the so called "Abberline Diaries" as used by Melvyn Fairclough to support his "Royal Conspiracy"...
Forum: Other Mysteries 10-03-2017, 07:21 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,088
Posted By barnflatwyngarde
Harry, I doubt very much if Elizabeth...

Harry,
I doubt very much if Elizabeth Short was ever a "pet" or in any kind of relationship with a mobster.

Her dental hygiene was so bad that she had taken to filling her many dental...
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